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Advances in the development of universal influenza vaccines

Abstract:

Despite the widespread availability and use of influenza vaccines, influenza still poses a considerable threat to public health. Vaccines against seasonal influenza do not offer protection against pandemic viruses, and vaccine efficacy against seasonal viruses is reduced in seasons when the vaccine composition is not a good match for the predominant circulating viruses. Vaccine efficacy is also reduced in older adults, who are one of the main target groups for vaccination. The continual threa...

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10.1111/irv.12013

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Journal:
Influenza and other Respiratory Viruses
Volume:
7
Issue:
5
Pages:
750-758
Publication date:
2013-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1750-2659
ISSN:
1750-2640
URN:
uuid:54413f16-d4be-48c6-9ea2-03dc492c62f4
Source identifiers:
426135
Local pid:
pubs:426135
Language:
English
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